The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

Obituary Archives

June 17, 2014

Margot MacMichael

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. — Margot “Maggie” MacMichael, age 88, passed away in Hendersonville, N.C., on Saturday, June 14, 2014.

She was born on May 20, 1926, in Frankfurt, Germany, and was adopted as an infant by her parents, Emma Frech (née: Shaufhauser) and Karl Frech, and grew up in Frankfurt. She completed high school in 1942 and after World War II worked as a translator in a U.S. Army bakery in Frankfurt, where she met her future husband, Donald B. MacMichael. She later came to the United States and they married in Ashtabula on June 18, 1948.

Maggie was primarily a homemaker and enjoyed baking, reading and spending time with her family. She was a devoted Lutheran.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband of 50 years Donald; two sisters; and a brother.

She is survived by her three children, Donald C. (Mercia) MacMichael of Hendersonville, N.C., William (Rebecca) MacMichael of Nashville, Tenn., and Linda (James) Brandow of Asheville, N.C.; eight grandchildren, Brian (Emily) MacMichael, Carl MacMichael, Marla MacMichael, Rae (Rick) Andreano, Daniel Gatewood, Kevin Brandow, Michael Brandow and Bryan (Francine) Brandow; five great-grandchildren, Linus MacMichael, Edmund MacMichael, Sidney Andreano, Ethan Brandow and Caleb Brandow; nephew, Terry (Arlene) MacMichael; niece, Barbara Kessel; nephew, Kurt (Doris) Gross of Frankfurt, Germany, and their daughter, Linda Gross of Hamburg, Germany; and many grandnephews and grandnieces.

A Funeral Service will be held 12 p.m., Noon, on Saturday, June 21st, at BAUMGARDNER FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICE, 134 Prospect St., Andover, Ohio. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Andover.

Calling Hour will be on Saturday, June 21st, from 11 a.m. until the time of Service.

An online guestbook is available at www.baumgardenerfuneralhomes.com and starbeacon.com.

 

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • ROBERT T. FRAZEE

    Robert T. Frazee, 78, of S. Wright St., Kingsville, Ohio, died Feb. 22, 2014, at Erie VA Hospital.

    July 22, 2014

  • Inez Tersigni

    Inez “Nonny” Tersigni, age 74, of Geneva, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014.

    July 22, 2014

  • Louis A. Bernardo Jr. Louis A. Bernardo Jr.

    Louis “Duke” Anthony Bernardo Jr., age 89, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his residence with his loving wife and family at his side.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • JANICE D. MESSENGER

    Janice D. Messenger, 73, of Pierpont, died at the home of her son, on Sunday, July 20, 2014, surrounded by her loving family.

    July 22, 2014

  • Erin A. Clark Erin A. Clark

    Erin A. Clark, age 18, of 323 Hope Road, Enon Valley, Pa., passed away suddenly the morning of Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Jameson Hospital in New Castle.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • THERESA M. GIANNELL

    Theresa M. Giannell, 95, of Ashtabula, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Ashtabula County Nursing Home.

    July 22, 2014

  • ROBERT J. SABO

    Robert J. Sabo, 89, of W. 16th St., died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Ashtabula County Medical Center.

    July 22, 2014

  • ROGER HAYNES ROGER HAYNES

    Roger “Scooby” Haynes, 54, died Friday, July 11, 2014.

    July 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Madalyn L. Bartone Madalyn L. Bartone

    Madalyn L. (Notte) Bartone, longtime resident of Conneout, Ohio and most recently Pittsburgh, Pa., died Thursday July 17, 2014, on her 97th birthday.

    July 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • RAYMOND E. CONLEY SR.

    Raymond E. “Shorty” Conley Sr., 64, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at his home.

    July 20, 2014

  • ERIN A. CLARK

    Erin A. Clark, 18, of Enon Valley, Pa., died Saturday morning, July 19, 2014, at Jameson Memorial Hospital in New Castle, Pa.

    July 20, 2014

  • Geraldine L. Russell Geraldine L. Russell

    Geraldine L. Russell, age 84, of Lockwood St., passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, at Rae-Ann Geneva Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sandra J. Greene

    Sandra Jean Greene (Neer - Smith), of Aurora, Ohio, was born on May 30, 1939. Her beautiful journey in this life ended on Saturday, July 12, 2014, with her children by her side.

    July 19, 2014

  • THERESA GIANNELL

    Theresa Giannell, 95, of Ashtabula, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Ashtabula County Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Kingsville, Ohio.

    July 19, 2014

  • WILLIAM J. ANDERSON

    William J. “Bill” Anderson, 51, of Geneva, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Lake Health West Medical Center.

    July 19, 2014

  • INEZ TERSIGNI

    Inez Tersigni, 74, of Geneva, Ohio, died Friday, July 18, 2014.

    July 19, 2014

  • HELEN R. JACKSON

    Helen R. (Hogle) Jackson, 48, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Monday, July 14, 2014, at the Cleveland Clinic.

    July 19, 2014

  • PATRICIA A. PRICE

    Patricia A. Price, 64 of Geneva, died Thursday, July 3, 2014.

    July 19, 2014

  • JAMES R. COLBOW

    James R. Colbow, 91, of Chardon, Ohio, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at his home. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

    July 19, 2014

  • JOSEPH E. KEEFE SR.

    Joseph Eugene “Pappa Joe” Keefe Sr., died May 29, 2014, in New Port Richey, Fla. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps.

    July 19, 2014

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide